Kurji Holy Family Hospital Celebrates 100th Graduation

nursing Service Director talking to the Patient on her routine roundsMedical Mission Sisters recently marked the 100th graduation ceremony of Kurji Holy Family Hospital in Patna, India.  Graduates included 50 general nurse-midwifery students and 25 auxiliary nurse-midwives.  Through the years, Kurji Holy Family graduates have worked in many areas of nursing, including general surgery, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, and cardiology. They have had a great impact on the health of thousands of persons, not only in India, but also around the world.  Medical Mission Sisters opened the hospital in 1939.  Today we partner in administration of it with Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

Photo: At Kurji Holy Family Hospital, Patna, India, as in many other health settings around the world, nurses trained by our Sisters and staff provide professional and compassionate care to thousands of persons in need.